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Among the flowers
Asiatic woman in Hainan island
Seagull sitting on a skyscraper balcony in Vancouver
Life in geometry
Fight for life
Catch and release?
Sunset at Sunset Beach, Vancouver/ Canada
Birds In Symmetry
Celebration of Tribalism
Indecision/Distraction
In the middle of the jungle
Twisted Dream
Half & half
Great White Shark Diving
Rainbow crosswalk in Victoria, West Canada
Indecision
The city of Frankfurt lit in rainbow colors
Kawishwi Falls
Rio de Janeiro corcovado
Sunset in Porto Santo (archipelago of Madeira)
Friendly Lion
Eyes of Africa
Nature loves people
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Twisted Dream

The image depicts a dark, swamp like mood. The focal point is the twisted root system at the base of this tree. Suggesting a struggle within the human spirit between good and evil. The moss growing on these roots further suggests that the dark side of life all to often wins out.

TAGS: Canyon, Color, Hiking, Illinois, Landscape, Mood, Tree

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Plainfield, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Michael Sheehan.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 38
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 38mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Utica, Illinois, United States of America